Arma 3 Rotary Flight Training in March

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  1. Argus.J

    Argus.J Command Sergeant Major CSM Active Member

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    S3 ARMA AVIATION CENTER OF EXCELLENCE


    The S3 ArmA Aviation Center of Excellence is conducting Rotary flight training in the month of March. This training is open to all troopers of the Regiment, regardless of MOS, However it is not open to public players. We will be running the Ground School and Basic Rotary Wing. The Ground school is a prerequisite to attend the basic course.

    March Schedule

    Ground School - 29 March 2018, 2300z
    Basic Rotary-Wing - 30 March 2018, 0030z (This is Thursday Evening 8:30pm EST)

    Ground School

    Ground School is common to both rotary and fixed-wing aviators. It is 1 hour long and covers the following topics:
    • Flight basics.
    • Airfield familiarization.
    • Radio procedures.
    • Aeronautical navigation.
    • Aircrew procedures.
    • Flying the circuit.
    • Landing procedures.
    • Emergency procedures.

    Basic Rotary-Wing

    Basic Rotary-Wing is 1.5 hours long and covers the following topics:
    • Pre-flight and start-up.
    • Taxi and parking.
    • Takeoff.
    • Flight Maneuvers, and flight levels
    • Landing.
    • Formations.
    • Emergencies
     
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  2. Marcus.J

    Marcus.J C/1-7 Trooper Corporal Active Member

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    I'm looking forward to both of these classes, except I work Monday thru Friday on the West Coast so I can't make these times.
    I'll keep my eyes peeled for other class times.
     
  3. Oloomi.C

    Oloomi.C Specialist Discharged

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    To confirm this is for fixed wing like the f16 and not the gunships like an apache, correct? If that is the case I would like to attend the course, I have already completed ground school. Unfortunately I have an SP at the start of the following hour, but maybe I can work something out.

    SPC.Oloomi.C 11B
     
  4. Tharen.R

    Tharen.R B/1-7 Commander Captain Active Member

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    Ground School is for both. But Basic Rotary is for...wait for it...rotary.

    Insert crayon joke here.
     
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  5. Oloomi.C

    Oloomi.C Specialist Discharged

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    Read under it, corporal.

    "Basic Rotary-Wing
    Basic Fixed-Wing is 1.5 hours long and covers the following topics: "

    Hence the necessity of my asking to avert confusion.
     
  6. Walsh.D

    Walsh.D 1-7 Sergeant Major Sergeant Major Active Member

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    Typo, Fixed wing classes will be in April Mr Oloomi.
     
  7. Oloomi.C

    Oloomi.C Specialist Discharged

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    All good, just making sure cus I can't do rotary due to me being dumb.
     
  8. Hamm.C

    Hamm.C Specialist Discharged

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    @Hamm.C will attend both courses as scheduled. Thank you Maj.
     
  9. Lindsay.A

    Lindsay.A A/1-7 Platoon Staff CW2 Active Member

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    Being dumb can actually be an asset. With credentials like that you'll be an SL in no time.
     
  10. Oloomi.C

    Oloomi.C Specialist Discharged

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    If I am ever handed a leadership role, ready the brig. I'll lead my (wo)men into certain death only, such is my luck.
     
  11. Bane.K

    Bane.K B/1-7 Trooper Specialist Active Member

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    I may be 15 min late. Will that be too late for me to attend the class?
     
  12. Walsh.D

    Walsh.D 1-7 Sergeant Major Sergeant Major Active Member

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